A poignant and transporting cross-cultural love story set against the lush backdrop of the Sicilian countryside, where one woman discovers the healing powers of food, family, and unexpected grace in her darkest hour. From Scratch chronicles three summers Tembi Locke spends in Sicily with her daughter, Zoela, as she begins to piece together her life after the death of her husband in his tiny hometown hamlet of farmers. Her story is for anyone who has dared to reach for big love, fought for what mattered most, and needed a powerful reminder that life is . . . delicious.